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Hunter Valley Resort

4.0 of 5 Resort   |   Corner Hermitage Road & Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
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Ranked #8 of 15 hotels in Pokolbin
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went here with 3 friends for the weekend. The beds were extremely comfortable (even the pull out bed). The room comfortably slept 4 people. The bathroom was clean and a decent size. The room was a bit dark, but opening the curtains gives you a beautiful view of the vineyards. Thoroughly enjoyed the wine tasting . Learnt a lot and... More

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Good points: - Located in a fabulous spot - Fantastic service from all staff - Cosy clean rooms with beautiful aspect Bad point: - Not sure if this has been raised though there were cockroaches in the bathroom - Shower goes hot and cold constantly and when it's cold this isn't pleasant - power point next to bed has been... More

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Singleton, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Dear Jan, Angie, her team and I would like to say a huge THANK YOU to yourself and all of your staff for making their day a memorable one on Monday the 14th of April. The Care Service Management team thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience that you and your team provided and were very impressed and extremely happy with the... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent only one night at this resort unfortunately. We loved every moment of our stay, we will return asap and hopefully we can spend a little longer next time. We stayed in a cabin it was great. The lady at the check-in counter could not have been more helpful. Food at the restaurant [lunch dinner and breakfast] great.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything that was promised in the Package was honoured except Vineyard Tour no longer offered due to OHS guidelines. Comfortable Hunter Room overlooking countryside made for pleasant time spent out on our Terrace. Very quiet stay. Chris, in the Restaurant ensured we were made welcome & topped up Breakfast supplies.Lunch was very generous helpings. Terry, in the Wine Tasting area... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We signed up to a package deal and were promised a luxurious resort experience. The two problems were: - Its not a luxurious resort – it’s more a tired motel - They refused to give us the package we paid for – we were supposed to get vouchers on check in but were only given a fraction of what was... More

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Canberra, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled by car from Canberra to the Hunter Valley Resort. We thoroughly enjoyed our 3 day/nights at HVR. What stood out apart from the quality food, wine, location etc was the quality of the staff - Fiona in Reception; Ashleigh & Chris in the Restaurant; & Bill, Nathan & Terry in the Wine Tasting and School. Since our return... More

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23 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There have been some less than positive reviews of Hunter Resort lately and I hope this report helps. The Resort is several years old. In its early days it obviously established a model of winery based hospitality for others to follow and, in some cases, improve upon. We spent one day at the resort which was overcast and rainy. On... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have attached my letter of thanks Dear Hunter Resort, I just wanted to thank you and the staff at the Hunter Resort for the care and attention that you gave to us when we ran our carers course for people with motor neurone disease last week on the 13th and 14th March. Each person completed an evaluation of the... More

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Sydney, Australia
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16 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Back in September last year we stayed here, and we stayed on a weekend when there were issues with the water filtration system, so the water in our bathroom was brown. We left a review on TripAdvisor, and Philip (the owner) commented and apologised, and offered us a free night's accommodation. We thought this was extremely generous of him, and... More

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Additional Information about Hunter Valley Resort

Also Known As:
Hunter Valley Hotel Pokolbin
Hunter Valley Hotel
Hunter Resort Pokolbin
Hunter Hotel Pokolbin
Hunter Resort
Hunter Valley Resort Greater Newcastle/Pokolbin
Address: Corner Hermitage Road & Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin, Cessnock, New South Wales 2320, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Greater Newcastle > Cessnock > Pokolbin
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Pokolbin
#4 Luxury Hotel in Pokolbin
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hunter Valley Resort 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Everything you are looking for in the Hunter - all at the one resort...* Onsite daily vineyard tours at 9am* Hunter Wine Theatre daily at 11am and 2pm* Horse & carriage tour* Horse riding* Bluetongue Brewery Cafe * Hunter Valley Wine School * Fantastic food from our San Martino Restaurant * Board games, pool table, 3km walking/jogging track * Heavenly Hunter Massage Centre * Pool, tennis, heated spa, mountain bikes * Wonderful rooms featuring timber cathedral ceilings * Situated within our own 40 year old vineyards * Owned and operated by the Hele family * And within minutes of the resort... 3 championship golf courses including Cypress Lakes and The Vintage, The Hunter Valley Gardens, cafes, restaurants, hot air ballooning, cheese factories, a chocolate factory, antique stores, a whole shopping village, 3 pampering / massage businesses and over 140 wineries to visit! Or if you prefer, just sit back, relax and finish that book you have been promising to do... ... more   less 
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